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A mathematical method of decision-making in which a competitive situation is analyzed to determine the optimal course of action for an interested party, often used in political, economic, and military planning. Also called theory of games.
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(Mathematics) mathematical theory concerned with the optimum choice of strategy in situations involving a conflict of interest. Also called: theory of games
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a mathematical theory that deals with strategies for maximizing gains and minimizing losses within prescribed constraints.
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|Noun||1.||game theory - (economics) a theory of competition stated in terms of gains and losses among opposing players|
zero-sum game - a game in which the total of all the gains and losses is zero
scientific theory - a theory that explains scientific observations; "scientific theories must be falsifiable"
economic science, economics, political economy - the branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management
Nash equilibrium - (game theory) a stable state of a system that involves several interacting participants in which no participant can gain by a change of strategy as long as all the other participants remain unchanged
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théorie des jeux
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teoria dos jogos
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n (in business studies) → Spieltheorie f
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